"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
Politics are popular in Kyrgyzstan where 83 people have tried to register to run for president.
Election officials now have to see who of those
Authorities in the US say they have arrested a man who allegedly strapped a fake bomb around the neck of a teenage girl at her home in Sydney
Poland has dismissed two prosecutors responsible for providing information that helped Belarus arrest a leading human rights activist.
The financial markets have been clamouring for reassurance over the euro zone debt crisis. And, after talks in Paris, the Franco-German duo has come
With Libyan rebels now closing in on the capital Tripoli, even if the Gaddafi regime continues to deny it, the dictator’s powerbase is now surrounded
Euro zone growth slowed in the second quarter as the region’s two economic engines lost speed.
The 17 nation single currency area’s GDP increased
The president of Yemen has promised his supporters he will return home soon from his convalescence in Saudi Arabia.
Ali Abdullah Saleh was
As Libyan rebels close in on the capital Tripoli, and the US Defence Secretary said the sense is that Gaddafi’s days are numbered, his forces have
With the eyes of the world on them, Angela Merkel has arrived in Paris for crisis talks with Nicolas Sarkozy over the euro zone’s future.
The oil company Shell has said a leak of crude in the North Sea has been reduced to a trickle with just two barrels per day escaping.
Pope Benedict faces a mixed reception in Spain where youngsters have been arriving to see him take part in the Roman Catholic church’s World Youth
The hunt for a missing cow has made front page news in Germany.
August is the month when politicians, businessmen and journalists traditionally
Tunisia – the birthplace of the Arab Spring – is again restive.
People have been taking to the streets, angry at the lack of political reform since
Israel’s parliament interrupted its summer recess on Tuesday to debate protests against high living costs.
However, the majority of Israeli
Russia’s MAKS airshow on the outskirts of Moscow has proved a lucrative venture for Europe’s Airbus planemaker, and a valuable showcase for Russia’s
There has been growing condemnation aimed at Syria after tanks opened fire on a Palestinian refugee camp in the north of the country.
US president Barack Obama has continued his campaign-style bus tour through America’s MidWest.
The area will be a key battleground for next year’s
The French and German leaders are meeting in Paris trying yet again to contain the debt crisis that is threatening the euro zone.
The already slim
Forces loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi have used scud missiles for the first time since the uprising against his rule began six months ago.
Georgia uproots hundreds of persons in an attempt to tackle a massive refugee problem inherited from conflicts in the early 1990s in the rebel
British police continue to raid properties across London in an effort to bring to justice the rioters that caused havoc on the streets last week.
Clashes erupted outside the trial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak between pro-Mubarak supporters and pro-change activists.
South Koreans marked the 66th anniversary of their nation’s independence from Japanese rule. During the ceremony in Seoul, four thousand people held
Google agreed on Monday to a deal to buy mobile handset maker Motorola Mobility for 12.5 billion dollars (8.6 billion euros).
It will the biggest
Israel launched airstrike raids on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, which it said were in retaliation to an earlier Palestinian attack.
A ruptured pipeline owned by Shell could be the worst North sea oil leak in a decade. More than 1300 barrels have been spilt creating a 37 square Km
Around 300 indigenous Bolivians have begun a 500km protest walk to the capital La Paz. They are against the building of a road which will cross the